Design Drives Our Passion For Antique Sterling Silver And Antique Jewelry
Pair of sterling silver and stained wood pepper grinders. Made by Revere Silver (a division of Crown Silver) in Brooklyn, New York, ca. 1960, for Cartier, also in New York. Each: double cones. Top cone is silver and rotates; bottom is stained wood. Silver foot and finial. Top is pierced and stained wood. Maker’s and retailer’s marks. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 6 1/2 x D 2 in. BL511$695
Pair of sterling silver candlesticks. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca. 1945. Each: tapering and chamfered pillar on raised and chamfered square foot. Chamfered and square socket. Molding. The pattern (no. 22935) was first produced in 1940. Hallmark includes wartime star for domestic production (1943-1945). Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 7 1/2 x W 3 3/4 x D 3 3/4 in. Total weight: 16 troy ounces. BL516$2,000
Sterling silver bread tray in Whitehall pattern. Made by International in Meriden, Conn., ca. 1940. Tubular and lobed well. Rim is flat, everted, and curvilinear with gadrooning, scallop shells, and foliage. Hallmark includes pattern name and no. J48-1. Fine definition and patina.
Dimensions: H 1 1/4 x W 11 1/2 x D 8 in. Weight: 14.5 troy ounces. BL522$895
Very large sterling silver Revere bowl. Made by Currier & Roby in New York, ca. 1930, for Cartier in New York. Tapering and curved sides, flared rim, and stepped foot. Hallmark includes maker’s and retailer’s names, phrase Paul Revere Reproduction, and no. 812. Excellent condition with nice patina.
Dimensions: H 7 7/8 x D 14 1/3 in. Weight: 68 troy ounces. BE234$5,500
Set of twelve 800 silver place card holders. Imported from Germany by Burchholz & Zelt in New York, ca. 1900. Each: a varied but symmetrical bouquet spills out of woven basket with ornamental band. Hallmarked. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 1 1/2 x W 1 3/4 in. Total weight: 4.5 troy ounces. BI820$3,000
George V sterling silver salver tray. Made by Martin, Hall in Sheffield in 1911. Round. Molded and overlapping s- and c-scrolls with scallop shells. Rests on 3 claw-and-ball feet. Hallmark includes retailer’s name Mackay & Chisholm. Fine definition and heft.
Dimensions: H 7/8 x D 8 3/4 in. Weight: 12 troy ounces. BI882$1,100
Chinese export silver tea set, ca. 1900. This set comprises 1 teapot with cover, 1 creamer, and 1 sugar with cover.
Each: globular body on straight and plain foot. Scary, scaly dragons encircle body. Flame-bordered cartouche (vacant).
Creamer and sugar have cruciform bamboo handles. Teapot and sugar have raised covers with bamboo finial. Teapot has swing bracket bamboo handle and s-scroll bamboo spout. Creamer has v-spout. Creamer and sugar interior lightly gilt.
Hallmarked KC and... Click for details$5,000
Dutch 833 silver horse-drawn carriage, 1882. A galloping horse is harnessed to a cabriolet that is under the command of a man in a tricorn hat. Wheels rotate. Small-scale nostalgia. Hallmark includes date letter. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 2 3/4 x W 4 x D 1 1/8 in. Weight: 3 troy ounces. BI558$600
Sterling silver bird cage. Made by Mario Buccellati in Milan. Cage has stepped base, dome top, and loose ring handle with foliate mount. The cage is inhabited by a sweet and downy chick perched on a jade “rope” ring suspended by a silver chain. Hallmarked. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 8 1/3 x D 4 7/8 in. Total weight: 14 troy ounces. BL574$11,000
Silver water pitcher. Made by Kirk in Baltimore, ca. 1890. Curved and tapering sides, spread foot, scroll handle, and circular mouth with v-spout. Allover floral repousse on stippled ground. Monogrammed cartouche. Borders of vertical foliage at base and rim. Foliage entwined with handle. Hallmark includes “11 oz” (that is, 11/12 or 916 silver). Excellent condition with rich patina.
Dimensions: H 5 7/8 x W 7 3/4 x D 4 1/2 in. Weight: 17 troy ounces. BL436$1,750
Sterling silver and clear glass caviar dish. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca. 1912. Silver round tray with molded rim and well. Set in well is clear glass bowl with fluted sides. Silver bowl cover has molded rim and acorn finial. Acid-etched Adams ornament on dish and cover. The pattern (no. 18220B) was first produced in 1912. Hallmarked. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: Dish: H 1 1/4 x D 10 2/3 in. Bowl: H 3 x D 5 in. Weight (silver only): 18.2 troy ounces. BL541$2,250
Large German 800 silver wedding cup, ca. 1880. Crowned queen in 16th-century costume. The bell skirt has chased strapwork and fertility symbols (including pomegranate) on honeycomb ground. Her raised arms support brackets with foliate scrolls and flowers. Swing-mounted to brackets is double-domed and lobed bowl with castellated base and same symbols on sides. Hallmarked. Excellent condition with fine detail and patina.
Dimensions: H 16 1/2 x W 6 1/4 x D 5 3/4 in. Weight: 33 troy ounces.... Click for details$7,500